• Ireland weather forecast for the weekend from Met Eireann
Ireland weather forecast for the weekend from Met Eireann

Easter Sunday will feature more sunshine and mild temperatures around 65 degrees. We'll see some sun and clouds on Sunday , with a good chance of showers into the afternoon and evening, although we won't encounter heavy rain during that period.

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  • New Mexico county declares state of emergency over influx of migrants
New Mexico county declares state of emergency over influx of migrants

It comes after border patrol agents said they had intercepted roughly 1,800 illegal immigrants in just one day as they crossed over the USA border. Asked about the United Constitutional Patriots and the videos the group has posted online, a US Customs and Border Protection spokesman declined to comment on the group itself or the social media post...

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  • Democrats issue subpoena for full version of Mueller report
Democrats issue subpoena for full version of Mueller report

The Massachusetts Democrat also said both parties should set aside political considerations and do their "constitutional duty". Mueller, who investigated whether Trump's campaign coordinated with Russian Federation during the 2016 election and whether the president tried to interfere with the inquiry, found no evidence of a conspiracy between R...

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  • Dingoes pull toddler from camper bed
Dingoes pull toddler from camper bed

A father rescued his son from a dingo's jaws after the infant was dragged from a campervan at an Australian tourist island , authorities said today, in the third such attack this year. The 14-month-old's parents were woken by his cries about midnight and when his father ran to look for him he found the boy had been taken metres from the trailer.

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  • Pelosi to visit 'seamless' Northern Ireland border
Pelosi to visit 'seamless' Northern Ireland border

One of the main figures behind the Belfast Agreement has accused powerful United States politician Nancy Pelosi of using the deal to "blackmail" the UK over Brexit . She said "we treasure the Good Friday Accord" as a "beacon to the world". Dermot O'Hara, a spokesman for Border Communities Against Brexit, greeted her at the frontier.

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  • Storms in South kill girl in Florida, bring tornado threat
Storms in South kill girl in Florida, bring tornado threat

Heavy winds also were reported in Louisiana earlier in the day and in central Alabama as the system quickly pushed eastward. Homes and small structures were damaged, but no injuries were immediately reported. Strong storms also moved through the southern valley, causing flooding in Waynesboro. Severe thunderstorms rumbled across North Texas, the ...

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  • U.S. allowing lawsuits over properties seized by Castro's Cuba
U.S. allowing lawsuits over properties seized by Castro's Cuba

While US courts can not directly enforce decisions inside Cuba, the Helms-Burton Act is meant to send a chilling message to foreign investors - including Americans -who may increasingly decide to exit or steer clear of the island. Regarding remittances, Bolton noted that during Barack Obama's administration (2009-2017), when a process of bilatera...

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  • After 2 years of waiting, Americans will see Mueller report
After 2 years of waiting, Americans will see Mueller report

Attorney General William Barr sparred with a reporter during a brief press conference Thursday in which he laid out the release of the Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report into the Russian Federation probe. The special counsel's investigation was complex and wide-ranging, and so the report, apparently around 400 pages, will reflect tha...

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  • Suffolk and Essex could see record Easter temperatures
Suffolk and Essex could see record Easter temperatures

Some low 90s possible in western Texoma. Easter Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Forecasts predict more mixed weather next week, but temperatures will remain higher than normal. Not everywhere will see blue skies, with north-west Scotland and the Northern Isles expected to have some clouds and rain on Saturday . This means more cloud cove...

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  • Albania drops seven places in Media Freedom Index
Albania drops seven places in Media Freedom Index

Press Freedom Tracker . Stating the current state of press freedom in India, the report claims that violence against journalists, including police violence, attacks by Maoist fighters and retaliation by corrupt politicians and criminal outfits is prevalent in India.

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  • Strong 6.0 Quake Hits Taiwan, Shakes Buildings in Taipei
Strong 6.0 Quake Hits Taiwan, Shakes Buildings in Taipei

People in Taipei take photos of buildings damaged by the quake. Rail traffic was reportedly suspended for a while after water pipes burst at the city's train station - While schools along the east coast were evacuated . People in Chinese cities close to the Taiwan Strait dividing the island from mainland China also reported feeling the quake. ...

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  • At least 13 dead in South Africa church collapse
At least 13 dead in South Africa church collapse

A preliminary investigation cited the heavy rains as a primary factor in the structural collapse. "It is even more devastating that the majority of the deceased are women and a child of 13 years". Reports indicate 29 faithfuls of the Pentecostal Church were rushed to hospital after the Friday incident. No less than 13 persons died on Thursday i...

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  • Indonesia's presidential rivals both declare election win
Indonesia's presidential rivals both declare election win

Widodo said on Wednesday that the results indicated he had regained the presidency of the world's fourth most populous nation, but urged supporters to wait for the election commission to announce official results. Indonesia's top security minister and its military and police chiefs said Thursday that they will crack down decisively on any attempts ...

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  • Trump discussed ‘shared vision’ in phone call to Libyan warlord Haftar
Trump discussed ‘shared vision’ in phone call to Libyan warlord Haftar

The Libyan National Army (LNA) of Benghazi-based Haftar has become bogged down in the southern suburbs of the capital. Interior minister Fathi Bach Agha ordered the "suspension of all relations between the ministry and the French side. Jalel Harchaoui, research fellow at the Clingendael Institute global relations think-tank in The Hague, said the...

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  • Notre Dame's 180000 Bees Survive Cathedral Fire
Notre Dame's 180000 Bees Survive Cathedral Fire

The blaze claimed the famed cathedral's roof and spire. The flames were fully extinguished by the next morning, and the authorities have since determined that the most likely cause of the blaze was an electrical short-circuit. The Hunchback of Notre-Dame came out at a time when the cathedral was in disrepair, and by writing his book, Hugo hoped...

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  • Warren Calls for House to Begin Impeachment Proceedings Against Trump
Warren Calls for House to Begin Impeachment Proceedings Against Trump

While Mueller found no criminal evidence that Trump or his campaign aides colluded in Russian election meddling and did not recommend obstruction charges against the president, the 448-page report released Thursday nonetheless paints a damaging picture of the president, describing numerous cases where he discouraged witnesses from co-operating ...

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  • Call Released from Teen Who Fled the California
Call Released from Teen Who Fled the California "House of Horrors"

Jordan left her family's house through her bedroom window, and her 911 call brought the abuse she and her siblings allegedly suffered to light. The couple's 17-year-old daughter, Jordan, escaped the family's Muir Woods Road residence on January 14, 2018, and told a 911 dispatcher that her two younger sisters were "chained up to their beds", s...

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  • Ivanka Trump says Africa would inspire her dad
Ivanka Trump says Africa would inspire her dad

Ivanka Trump told the Associated Press on Wednesday that though her father offered her the job leading the World Bank , she turned down the suggestion. Ms Trump also visited a textile and handicrafts company, met humankind's original empowered woman-Lucy, and members of the Ethiopian Women's Coffee Association.

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  • Discredited liar Sarah Huckabee Sanders defends her constant lying
Discredited liar Sarah Huckabee Sanders defends her constant lying

Mueller's report says Sanders told investigators that her statements in defense of Comey's firing were made "in the heat of the moment" and "not founded on anything". "Not only does she not have credibility, she lied". But the example laid bare in Mueller's report - when she was still a deputy press secretary - is striking because Sanders fessed...

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  • Thai cave rescue diver saved by United States rescue team
Thai cave rescue diver saved by United States rescue team

Specialty divers were summoned to the area to assist the rescue mission and plunged beneath the surface at around 6pm on Wednesday, Chattanooga Hamilton County Rescue Services said. Bratchleywas later honored by the British government for his work in the rescue. Rescue diver Edd Sorenson added: "It was a very silty, unsafe low cave".

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